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Non-scientific name:

chinese yam

3 Accepted name(s) for "chinese yam":

6 Medicinal source(s) include this non-scientific name:

Medicinal sources: Scientific names as used in medicinal source: MPNS matched scientific names: Accepted name: Trade forms: Plant parts:
Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018) Dioscorea japonica Thunb. Dioscorea japonica Thunb. Dioscorea japonica Thunb. dried rhizome rhizome
Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018) Dioscorea opposita Thunb. Dioscorea opposita Thunb. Dioscorea oppositifolia L. dried rhizome rhizome
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000) Dioscorea oppositifolia L. Dioscorea oppositifolia L. Dioscorea oppositifolia L. rhizome, stem & leaf
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016) Dioscorea oppositifolia L. Dioscorea oppositifolia L. Dioscorea oppositifolia L.
Medicinal Plants in China (WHO, 1997) Dioscorea opposita Thunb. Dioscorea opposita Thunb. Dioscorea oppositifolia L. Roots
Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018) Dioscorea doryphora Hance Dioscorea doryphora Hance Dioscorea polystachya Turcz. dried rhizome rhizome
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016) Dioscorea polystachya Turcz. Dioscorea polystachya Turcz. Dioscorea polystachya Turcz. dried rhizomes from which fibrous roots and periderms have been removed rhizome
GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999) Dioscorea polystachya Turcz. Dioscorea polystachya Turcz. Dioscorea polystachya Turcz.

42 Non-scientific name(s) associated with "chinese yam":

Non-scientific names: Class of name: Medicinal sources:
chinese potato Other Medicinal Plants in China (WHO, 1997)
chinese-potato Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
chinesische yams Other U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
chinesische yamswurzel Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
cinnamon vine Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
cinnamon yam Other U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
cinnamon-vine Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
common yam Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
dioscorea polystachya rhizome Other U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
dioscoreae rhizoma Pharmaceutical Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)
echte yamswurzel Other U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
igname Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
igname de chine Other U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
jams Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
japanese mountain yam Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
japanese yam Other U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
japanische berg-yams Other U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
kinayams Other U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
korean yam Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
koreanische yams Other U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
long chinese yam Other U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
naga-imo Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
nagaimo Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
pochrzyn chinski Other U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
san Other U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
shan yao Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
shan yao teng Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
shu ping Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
shu yu Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
shānyào Other Medicinal Plants in China (WHO, 1997)
ubi Other U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
yam Other Medicinal Plants in China (WHO, 1997)
yamaimo Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
ямс китайский Other U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
基隆山藥 Other Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)
山药 Other Medicinal Plants in China (WHO, 1997)
山葯 Other U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
山薬 Other Medicinal Plants in China (WHO, 1997)
山藥 Other Medicinal Plants in China (WHO, 1997)
Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)
恆春薯蕷 Other Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)
薯蕷 Other Taiwan Herbal Pharmacop. 3rd Chinese ed. (MOHW, 2018)
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
Other U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)